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Japan in a Nutshell (Volume II)

By: Atsuharu Sakai

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Yokohama, Yamagata Printing Co.: 1952

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: ec46919

Condition: Good


BR2 - A softcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in good condition that has some foxing and stains, moisture soiled, tanning, and light shelf wear in its original slipcase in fair condition that has wear, tears and discolored. Japan in a Nutshell Volume II, Japanese Psychology, Tradition, Customs and Manners. 8.25"x6", 255 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Patches of Potpourri

By: B.J. Davis

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Columbus, Georgia, Brentwood Christian Press: 2004

Book ID: ec52359

ISBN: 1595811168

Condition: Very Good


BW1 - A paperback book in very good condition that has some bumped corners, light discloration and shelf wear. 8.25"x5.5", 470 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Master of Modern French Criticism

By: Babbitt, Irving

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Greenwood Press: 1977

Book ID: EC35763BB

ISBN: 0837194156

Condition: Very Good


L3 - A reprint ex-library hardcover book in very good condition that is mylar protected and have the inside flaps of the mylar adhered to the fixed endpapers, library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some marked out info and stains, light tanning and shelf wear with no dust jacket. 8.75"x5.75", 427 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The New Novel in France: Theory and Practice of the Nouveau Roman

By: Babcock, Arthur E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC23227BB

ISBN: 0805778586

Condition: Very Good


BM2 - A first edition hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket and book have light discoloration and shelf wear. Twayne's Critical History of the Novel, Herbert Sussman, Series Editor. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Francis Bacon: Essays and New Atlantis

By: Bacon, Francis

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Roslyn, New York, Walter J. Black, Inc.: 1942

Book ID: EC17408BB

Condition: Very Good


X4 - Book has light discoloration. Classics Club. View more info

As Francesca

By: Baer, Martha

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Broadway Books: 1996

Book ID: SCW00423

Condition: Very Good


BX4 - A first edition advance reading copy (ARC)/uncorrected first edition book in near fine condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An as new, unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only a very slight curling of the front right corners. A first edition advance reading copy, uncorrected proof. A suscessful businesswoman by day, the main character is swept up into a cyberworld personae of sexual adventures. Her world begins to unravel when she becomes obsessed with finding the real-life person behind the cyberspace personae who has seduced her. 230p. View more info

Floating: A Novel

By: Bailey-Williams, Nicole

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Broadway Books: 2004

Book ID: SCW08243

Condition: Very Good


CE2 - A first edition advance reading copy (ARC)/uncorrected proof book in very good+ condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An unread tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated black, brown, and white wraps with very minor overall shelf wear in the form of some very light rubbing onthe front. A novel about a young woman who must come to terms with her biracial identity. By the author of "A Little Piece of Sky." 205p. View more info

Long Black Song: Essays in Black American Literature and Culture

By: Baker Jr., Houston A.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Virginia, University Press of Virginia: 1973

Edition: 2nd Printing

Book ID: EC20177BB

ISBN: 081390403X

Condition: Very Good


CK6 - Dust jacket mylar protected, label, fading, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, discoloration, and light shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), discoloration, and light shelf wear. View more info

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Obdurate Brilliance: Exteriority and the Modern Long Poem

By: Baker, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, University of Florida Press: 1991

Book ID: EC38192BB

ISBN: 0813010640

Condition: Good


BV1 - A hardcover book in good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling, chipping, crease, and some tears on the edges and corners, less than an inch tear on the back top left corner, scattered scratches and rubbing, fading, discolored, and shelf wear. Book has some stains on the page edges and some inside pages, some bumped corners, some lightly moisture soiled patches on some inside pages, light discoloration and shelf wear. Obdurate Brilliance is one of the few major critical studies in English of the poetry of Saint-John Perse, whose works are examin... View more info

Lava: A Novel

By: Ball, Pamela

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated: 1997

Book ID: SCW03234

Condition: Very Good


BW3 - A first edition advance reading copy (ARC)/uncorrected proof book in very good condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus some creasing on the back cover. A story about obsessive love and how an otherwise strong young woman releases herself from it. By the author of "The Floating City" and "Lucid Dreaming." 185p. View more info

The Americas Look at Each Other

By: Balseiro, Jose Agustin

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Coral Gables, Florida, University of Miami Press: 1969

Book ID: EC12368BB

ISBN: 0870241109

Condition: Good


BW3 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has couple of labels and fading on the spine, sides near the spine of the inside flaps trimmed, top and bottom of the inside flaps taped to the book cover, discoloration, and light shelf wear otherwise good. Book has library stamping on the top and title page, label that is crossed out (line scratch) adhered on the front fixed endpaper, tape stains on the top and bottom of the loose endpapers and lightly on the next few and last few pages, cardholder that is crossed out (line scratch) adhered on the back loose endpaper, a few pencil underlining and marking, dis... View more info

The Pursuit of The House-Boat

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1897

Book ID: EC17455BB

Condition: Good


X5 - Book was library re-bound, library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), significant discoloration, and shelf wear. Being Some Further Account of the Divers Doings of the Associated Shades, under the Leadership of Sherlock Holmes, Esq. View more info

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Poetry in English: An Introduction

By: Barber, Charles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1983

Edition: First US Edition

Book ID: EC36635BB

Condition: Good


BF2 - A first US edition ex-library hardcover book in good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has stains and moderate discoloration, and light shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some cover edgewear, lightly bowed, dog-eared page, tanning, and light shelf wear. Informative and entertaining, this book is indispensable for students and general readers interested in the complex tradition of poetry in English. 8.75"x5.75", 220 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Anthony Trollope

By: Bareham, Tony (Edited by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Totowa, New Jersey, Barnes & Noble Books: 1980

Book ID: EC41782BB

ISBN: 0389200271

Condition: Very Good


BH6 - An ex-library hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has labels, wrinkling on the edges and corners, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some bumped corners and light stains, some dog-eared pages and wrinkling, light discoloration and shelf wear. A Barnes & Noble Critical Study. 8.75"x5.75", 207 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Essays on Recent Southern Politics

By: Barksdale, E. C.; Green, George Norris; Williams, T. Harry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Published for the University of Texas at Arlington by the University of Texas Press: 1970

Book ID: EC24094BB

ISBN: 0292700458

Condition: Very Good


I1 - A hardcover book in very good condition in good dust jacket. Dust jacket has price clipped, wrinkling and chipping on some edges and corners, crease with some peeling on the front left side, crease and chipping on some sides, light discoloration and sehlf wear. Book has foxing on the page edges, tanning, and light shelf wear. Introduction by John B. Connally, Edited by Harold M. Hollingsworth. The Walter Prescott Webb Memorial Lectures: IV. View more info

Something to Declare: Essays on France and French Culture

By: Barnes, Julian

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Vintage Books: 2003

Book ID: EC4584BB

ISBN: 1400030870

Condition: Very Good


AP4 - Book has small light stain on the top otherwise fine. Anyone who loves France, or has succumbed to the spell of Julian Barne's previous books, will be enraptured by this collection of essays on the country and its culture. View more info

Hungry For the World

By: Barnes, Kim

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Villard Books/Random House: 2000

Book ID: SCW01310

Condition: Very Good


CH4 - A first edition advance reading copy (ARC)/uncorrected proof book in very good+ condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An as new, unread, tight, clean, sound copy in cream colored wraps with black lettering. A personal narrative by the author of "In the Wilderness." This is the story of how an intelligent and passionate young woman thirsted for experience of what lay out in the world. She went after it rejecting the patriarchal domination of family and church to find her own way. Then she overcomes the dominance within a relationship and still manages to survi... View more info

Finding Caruso

By: Barnes, Kim

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Putnam Publishing Group, The: 2003

Book ID: SCW08251

Condition: Very Good


CE2 - A first edition advance reading copy (ARC)/uncorrected proof book in very good+ condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An unread tight, clean, sound copy in illustrated color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear. A novel set in 1957 about two brothers who, though with a seven year difference in age, have always been close, conforting and protective of each other from an alcoholic father. An auto accident kills both the father and their mother so the brothers sell off the family's property and leave Oklahoma. They head up to Idaho to work in the logging camps but t... View more info

Black Texans: They Overcame

By: Barnes, Marian E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Eakin Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC21139BB

ISBN: 1571680551

Condition: Very Good


CN5 - A first edition ex-library hardcover book in very good condition that has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), light discoloration and shelf wear.Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Forms of Water

By: Barrett, Andrea

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Pocket Books: 1993

Book ID: SCW07740

Condition: Good


CF3 - A first edition advance reading copy (ARC)/uncorrected proof book in very good condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). A tight, clean, sound copy in white wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus there is yellowing on the spine and along the spine edges plus there is a very, very light bump on the back bottom left corner plus there is some very light scattered soiling of the cover overall. A novel about three generations of New Englanders and their ties to the land. The main character is 80 years old and he wants to see his 200 acres overlooking what used to be Paradis... View more info